January 27, 2015 2:03 PM ET


Company Overview of US Airways Group, Inc.

Company Overview

US Airways Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides air transportation for passengers and cargo. As of December 31, 2013, the company offered scheduled passenger service on approximately 3,000 flights daily to 193 communities in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Europe, the Middle East, the Caribbean, and Central and South America, as well as had a East Coast route network, including the US Airways Shuttle service. It also provides hourly shuttle service between Boston, New York LaGuardia, and Washington National. The company operates hubs in Charlotte, Philadelphia, Phoenix, and Washington, D.C. at Washington National. As of December 31, 2013, the company operated 343 mainline jets ...

111 West Rio Salado Parkway

Tempe, AZ 85281

United States

Founded in 1939

37,400 Employees



Key Executives for US Airways Group, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer
Age: 52
Executive Vice President of Corporate & Government Affairs and Director
Age: 57
Chief Information Officer and Senior Vice President
Executive Vice President of People
Age: 48
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

US Airways Group, Inc. Key Developments

US Airways Launches its Codeshare Agreement with Finnair

US Airways launches its codeshare agreement with Finnair, further enhancing its relationship with the fellow oneworld alliance member and providing customers increased access to Helsinki and beyond. Customers can now book tickets for codeshare flights for travel beginning July 24, 2014. Through the codeshare, customers can now book Finnair flights from New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ) to Helsinki Airport (HEL) and beyond. The codeshare will extend to additional Finnair flights from Helsinki, providing customers more access to 11 destinations including Brussels, Oslo, Stockholm and Zurich. Finnair customers will now have more options when traveling from Europe to the United States on US Airways-operated flights to Charlotte and Philadelphia. Customers can also book travel on US Airways-operated flights beyond JFK to Phoenix. As part of this relationship, Dividend Miles and Finnair Plus frequent flyer programs are able to earn and redeem miles on flights operated by the other carrier, providing another valuable benefit to customers. In addition, customers will now be able to earn miles when traveling on codeshare flights operated by the other airline.

US Airways Announces Launch of its Codeshare Agreement with airberlin

US Airways announced the launch of its codeshare agreement with airberlin, further enhancing its relationship with the Berlin-based carrier and providing customers increased access to major destinations throughout Germany and beyond. The codeshare includes placing the US Airways code on airberlin flights from Chicago, Miami and New York (JFK) to Berlin, and from Fort Myers, Florida, Los Angeles, Miami and New York (JFK) to Dusseldorf. From Berlin and Dusseldorf, customers will have access to 16 destinations in Europe, including airberlin's flights to Copenhagen, Hamburg, Munich and Vienna. Customers traveling with airberlin will now be able to book codeshare travel on US Airways flights from Frankfurt to Charlotte and Philadelphia, Zurich to Philadelphia, and from Munich to Philadelphia, as well as connecting service to Chicago, Los Angeles, Miami, New York and Phoenix. Through the codeshare, members of the US Airways Dividend Miles and airberlin top bonus frequent flyer programs are able to earn miles on flights operated by the other carrier, providing another valuable benefit to customers. US Airways plans to implement codeshare agreements with select other members of the oneworld alliance in the coming months. The airline joined oneworld as an affiliate member on March 31, and will remain as such until it fully integrates with American Airlines as part of their merger to create the largest airline in the world.

US Airways Launches Codeshare Pact with Joint Business Partner British Airways

US Airways announced the launch of its codeshare agreement with British Airways, further enhancing its relationship with the London-based carrier. American Airlines said that beginning May 6, customers can book tickets on codeshare flights for travel beginning May 14. Launched in a phased approach, the codeshare will initially cover nearly all of the two carriers' trans-Atlantic flights. Customers will now have access to British Airways flights to London from 21 destinations in the United States, and British Airways will place its code on US Airways flights to Charlotte and Philadelphia from 17 destinations throughout Europe. The remaining flights in the codeshare will be implemented in phases and will include British Airways routes from London to more than 70 destinations throughout Europe, Asia and the Middle East, and US Airways flights to nearly 40 destinations in North America and the Caribbean. Customers can expect to have access to all codeshare flights by the end of this summer.

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